Great Yarmouth Base & Offshore Engineers

Great Yarmouth Base & Offshore Engineers

Due to continuous expansion, STR are currently looking to build and strengthen its rental department team in Great Yarmouth. This is an exciting role for someone who enjoys a varied and challenging work environment. The position requires someone with a proactive and flexible approach to working, who likes to work as part of a team but is capable of working independently when required.

We are looking for a qualified electrical / electronic engineer preferably with offshore survey experience using geophysical, positioning and ROV equipment. The post involves onshore working in the Great Yarmouth base as well as extended periods offshore. The role will also require occasional visits to client vessels within the UK and overseas to mobilise and service the company’s equipment.

Rental Department

- Preparing and testing of equipment prior to rental and post hire.

- Function testing, software / firmware updates, cable integrity.

- Ensuring completeness of equipment against packing lists.

- Checking, inspecting and documenting equipment returned from hire.

- Visual inspection, function testing and writing technical reports.

- Identification of in-house or external repair tasks.

- Preparing all assets to ensure they are ready for delivery to clients at short notice.


- Checking, inspecting and documenting equipment on mobilisation.

- Setup, interface, function test on mobilisation.

- Troubleshoot to successful conclusion.

- Assist offshore survey team as required.

- Demobilise, check, inspect and document equipment prior to dispatch back to base.

Knowledge, skills, qualifications:

- Electrical / Electronic engineering qualification.

- Preferably some offshore experience in surveying, ROV or positioning equipment.

Person specification:

- Excellent attention to detail.

- Ability to follow procedures and processes correctly.

- High standard of HSE in the workplace.

- Ability to work as a team taking directions and leading others as required.

- Ability to work independently and confidently when representing the company at client premises.

- Willingness to undertake independent learning relating to job role.

- Required to be medically fit and able to pass an offshore medical.

Must have right to live and work in the UK.

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